Statement from McConnell Communications Director David Popp

WASHINGTON, D.C.David Popp, Communications Director for Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) issued the following statement:

“Leader McConnell tripped at a dinner event Wednesday evening and has been admitted to the hospital and is being treated for a concussion. He is expected to remain in the hospital for a few days of observation and treatment. The Leader is grateful to the medical professionals for their care and to his colleagues for their warm wishes.”